Gain an understanding of foundational finance concepts such as financial statements, market instruments, capital budgeting and more. Go at your own speed and apply college-level credits toward your degree.
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3.0 semester credits
Recommended for credit to the ACE® and DEAC college and university networks.
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Assignments & grading
This is a pass/fail course. You must complete 15 Challenges (formative assessments) and 5 Milestones (summative assessments) with an overall score of 70% or better.Download Syllabus
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